BOSTON (CBS) – New coronavirus restrictions in Massachusetts are set to take effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday.
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The new state guidelines include everyone over the age of 5 must now wear a mask in public even when you’re six feet away from others; staying at home between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m., unless you’re traveling for work or to the grocery store; and limiting gatherings at homes to ten people inside and 25 people outside.
Some businesses will be required to close by 9:30 p.m. including gyms, casinos, liquor stores, movie theaters, zoos and museums.READ MORE: 'In Like A Lion': March Weather Brings Drastic Swing In Temperatures This Week
Restaurants will be allowed to stay open past 9:30 p.m. but only for takeout.
Indoor and outdoor events at homes must also end by 9:30 p.m.MORE NEWS: South Attleboro MBTA Station Closes Due To 'Deteriorating' Pedestrian Bridge
As of last week, 121 communities in Massachusetts are now considered high risk for coronavirus.